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Aquinas College Admissions

If you are thinking about applying to Aquinas College, the fee for the application is $0. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may qualify for for an application fee waiver.

Applying Early to Aquinas College?

Aquinas College does not offer early decision or early action..

Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.

See a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

Is Aquinas College Hard To Get Into?

Aquinas College is aslightly difficult school to get into. Aquinas College evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2021, Aquinas College **accepted 52% of students, around 95 of the 183 students who applied.

Schools that are slightly difficult to get into, like Aquinas College, MIN Admissions to nursing, teacher education programs is program extremely difficult.

Transfer student admissions is slightly difficult.

What Does Aquinas College Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are given the most weight in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the areas where you stand out.

Admissions Factors at Aquinas College

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Character/Personal Qualities Important
Geographical Residence Not Considered
Class Rank Not Considered
Work Experience Not Considered
Extracurricular Activities Not Considered
Level of Applicant's Interest Important
First Generation Not Considered
Interview Not Considered
Racial/Ethnic Status Not Considered
Religious Affiliation/Commitment Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record Not Considered
State Residency Not Considered
Talent/Ability Not Considered
Standardized Test Scores Very Important
Volunteer Work Not Considered

Aquinas College Application Requirements

To apply, all applicants to Aquinas College must submit the following items. Double check with Aquinas College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for some Details (if any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Minimum High School Gpa (On 4.0 Scale) 2.4
Transcript of High School Record

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Aquinas College?

Students admitted to Aquinas College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.6.

Out of all students that were admitted, 38% submitted a class rank. At Aquinas College 18% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 45% were in the top 25% and 73% were in the top 50%.

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.

At Aquinas College, students GPAs fall in the following ranges
4.0 GPA 38%

Aquinas College does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

In 2021, 34% of Aquinas College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 69% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What's a Good SAT Score for Aquinas College?

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What's a Good ACT Score for Aquinas College?

To be most competitive at Aquinas College, you should strive to earn between 21 and 26 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 26 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Aquinas College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 26, and three out of four students scored lower than 26 on the ACT.

A 21 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Aquinas College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 21.

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Transferring to Aquinas College

For transfer students, it is slightly difficult to get admitted to Aquinas College.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Aquinas College during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term

Aquinas College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Aquinas College?

Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Aquinas College.

Does Aquinas College accept transfer credits?

Aquinas College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Aquinas College accepts:

DSST/DANTES ACE recommendations for credit

Does Aquinas College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

Aquinas College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Aquinas College?

Aquinas College. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.

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Aquinas College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Less Selective

52%

How hard is it to get into Aquinas College? Aquinas College is a less selective institution. The Aquinas College acceptance rate is 52%. This means that the institution accepts 51 out of every 100 applicants.

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Aquinas College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Aquinas College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Aquinas College is Continuous processing.

Aquinas College ACT Scores

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ACT Range

21 - 26

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

26 and Above

Good

21 to 26

Avg

21 and Less

Low

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Aquinas College SAT Scores

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Aquinas College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

3.55

GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Aquinas College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.55. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

384

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

52%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$33,854

Out-of-State

$33,854

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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